What films are out this October?

We've rounded up the newest cinema releases to catch this month, from childrens' Halloween films like The Addams Family to more sinister ones like Joker. With tastecard, you can get cheap cinema tickets at 350+ UK cinemas. So, discover the latest cinema releases to watch below with up to 40% off your tickets. Judy In one of the best performances of the year, Renee Zellweger puts on a memorable show in Judy. A biopic of [...]

2019 Food Trend: What’s seitan?

Vegan-food’s had a spruce up. It isn’t just bean burgers and avocado and falafel anymore. And one of our favourite vegan ingredients spicing up vegan dishes is seitan. With a suspect name and meat-like texture, seitan’s got a certain mystique about it. So, we’ve answered all the questions on the tip of your tongue... First things first, how do you pronounce seitan? The seitan pronunciation seems like a tricky one. But it isn’t. It’s essentially [...]

Best vegetarian restaurants to eat at this World Vegetarian Day

1st October marks World Vegetarian Day. And whether you're a meat-lover wanting to dabble in a veggie diet or you already have a fully-fledged green palate, it's tricky to know what and where to eat vegetarian-wise. So, in the spirit of World Veggie Day, we've rounded up five vegetarian foods that taste delicious and will keep you full and satisfied. And we've thrown in the best vegetarian dishes that feature them, from five of our favourite tastecard restaurants. So, [...]

By | 2019-10-01T10:08:16+00:00 October 1st, 2019|Categories: Chains, News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Best vegetarian restaurants to eat at this World Vegetarian Day

Restaurant of the Month: YO!

At tastecard, we're all about variety and catering for every kind of foodie, which is why YO! is our Restaurant of the Month. Although they're masters of sushi, YO! also have a list as long as your arm of traditional Japanese food, including hot dishes, gluten-free plates and vegan options. In fact, half of the menu is hot, whilst a third is vegan, so there really is something for everyone to get their chops around. And of course with 2 for [...]

By | 2019-09-30T15:06:18+00:00 September 30th, 2019|Categories: Chains, News, Restaurant of the Month|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on Restaurant of the Month: YO!

Antenor Siqueira from PizzaExpress

This month’s Meet the Chef is a good’en. Antenor Siquiera is the Food Development Chef at one of our favourite big brand restaurants, PizzaExpress. Known for their delicious pizza and almighty Dough Balls, we found out what makes their menu so good and what Antenor’s day to day is like. What's your day to day at PizzaExpress?  Antenor told us: “My day always starts with a strong espresso! Then I turn my attention to making sure [...]

By | 2019-09-18T14:46:43+00:00 September 17th, 2019|Categories: Chains, Meet The Chef, News|Tags: , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Antenor Siqueira from PizzaExpress

Chilli Con Carner: Loyle Carner’s cooking school is back

With a voice like velvet and original lyrical talent; we didn’t think we could gush over Loyle Carner anymore than we already do. But, here we are. Returning for the fourth year in a row, the artist’s cooking school, Chilli Con Carner, is hosting its foodie fundraiser at Hackney Church Brew Co. on Thursday 19th September 2019. Set up to teach children aged 14-16 with ADHD how to cook, Carner’s school focuses on cooking nutritious dishes kids actually want [...]

By | 2019-09-13T17:00:32+00:00 September 13th, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , |Comments Off on Chilli Con Carner: Loyle Carner’s cooking school is back

What films are out this September?

From spinetingling thrillers like IT Chapter 2 to long-awaited period dramas like Downton Abbey, find out which films are hitting cinema screens this September. It looks to be a big month for films, so make sure you bag those tickets with your tastecard and get up to 40% off. Not quite sure how to redeem your tickets? See the step by step here. Ad Astra On a mission to find his missing father, astronaut Roy [...]

Order’s up: The best pub grub on tastecard

Well those summertime beer-garden evenings never really started, did they? So, we're ready to pack in our hopes of dining outdoors at the local and replace them with ones featuring a hearty dose of the best pub grub and a fire. Feeling the same? We've picked our current favourite starters, mains and desserts from Beefeater, Table Table and Brewers Fayre. And you can dig into them all on 2 for 1, 7 days a week with your tastecard. No sun needed. Just your [...]

By | 2019-09-11T12:34:30+00:00 September 11th, 2019|Categories: British, Chains, News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Order’s up: The best pub grub on tastecard

5 Delicious Desserts to try on tastecard

We're in the mood for all things fluffy, doughy, creamy and crumbly at the moment with Great British Bake Off flaunting delicious, gooey bakes all over our screens. So, Eat an Extra Dessert Day came at just the right time. And - pardon the pun - the icing on the cake? You can have that cake and eat it too - sorry, again - with tastecard's 2 for 1 discount. Check out our favourites below. Sugarry-goodness incoming. [...]

By | 2019-09-11T08:55:52+00:00 September 2nd, 2019|Categories: Chains, News|Tags: , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on 5 Delicious Desserts to try on tastecard

Restaurant of the Month: Giraffe

Colourful, welcoming and the perfect spot for families: just a few words that spring to mind at the mention of Giraffe. With a menu already brimming with big flavours, tasty dishes and a mighty selection of kids' meals, we were chuffed to hear there were some new dishes on the scene at Giraffe. From vegan burgers and desserts to Asian-inspired mains, there’s plenty to get your chops round. And with your tastecard, you can enjoy 2 for 1 across [...]

By | 2019-09-11T08:57:03+00:00 August 22nd, 2019|Categories: Chains, News, Restaurant of the Month|Tags: , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Restaurant of the Month: Giraffe